Louis L. Picone

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Louis L. Picone is the author of "Where the Presidents Were Born: The History & Preservation of the Presidential Birthplaces" (Schiffer Publishing, 2012) and "The President Is Dead! The Extraordinary Stories of the Presidential Deaths, Final Days, Burials, and Beyond" (Skyhorse Publishing, 2016). He holds a Masters in History and also teaches American history at William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey. Louis is a member of the Authors Guild, Mensa International, and the American Historical Association. He is also a trustee on the board of the Grover Cleveland Birthplace Memorial Association in Caldwell, New Jersey.

Louis has spoken widely on the topic of the presidents and the places we commemorate them, including at the Grover
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The President Is Dead!: The...

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America by James A. Henretta
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excellent text book. It is well structured & includes insightful (and rarely used) primary sources. I also like the recommendations at the end of each chapter to learn more on the topic
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Peaceable Kingdom Lost by Kevin Kenny
"This fascinating yet sobering book traces the disintegrating relationship between the Pennsylvania colonists and the original Native Americans from the promising beginning of William Penn's "Peaceable Kingdom" in 1682 to the horrific massacre of t..." Read more of this review »
Peaceable Kingdom Lost by Kevin Kenny
"A really interesting look at the colonial breakdown of Pennsylvania. It is a critical look at all sides of the equation. It was really ineresting to read about the breakdown of what William Penn envisioned at the hands of his sons and great nephew..." Read more of this review »
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Moby-Dick, or, the Whale by Herman Melville
"I hated Moby Dick when I read it in high school probably stemming from the endless interpretations and boring discussions about Melville's use of metaphors and symbols. I wasn't expecting much when I recently re-read it and was pleasantly surprise..." Read more of this review »
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